SC 102 — Climate Change

3 credits; 2 lecture and 2 lab hours

Presents elements of Climate and Climate Change. Includes the basic components of meteorology such as, weather variables, energy exchanges, greenhouse gases and the water content in the atmosphere. Addresses anthropogenic, naturally occurring forcings and solar influences in climate change. (G3: Natural Sciences).
Prerequisite(s): mathematic proficiency (see beginning of Science section).